1. Memorial:Tanga Memorial Cemetery
2. Book:The (1921) Masonic Roll of Honour 1914-1918

Awards & Titles:


Family :

Son of Robert H. Hughes, M.A., M.B. (Cantab.), and Laetitia Cavanagh Hughes, of Down House, Whitchurch, Tavistock, Devon. Born at Plymouth.

Military :


Unit :101st Indian Grenadiers 
Attached : 
Action :Africa 

Lieutenant, Bangalore (1914)
The East African Campaign was a series of battles and guerrilla actions which started in German East Africa (now Tanzania) and ultimately impacted portions of Mozambique, Northern Rhodesia, British East Africa, Uganda, and the Belgian Congo. The German colonial forces, led by Lieutenant Colonel Paul Emil von Lettow-Vorbeck, skillfully fought for the duration of World War I and surrendered only after that war had ended. Other campaigns were conducted in West and South West Africa.

Masonic :

TypeLodge Name and No.Province/District :
Mother : United Service No. 2735 E.C.India

15th December 1913
27th January 1914
16th March 1914

UGLE records show "Died 27 Nov 1914"

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